West Nile Virus

West Nile Virus

We encourage physicians to seek consultation with the New York City Poison Control Center (NYC PCC) if they suspect a patient may have pesticide poisoning. A confirmed or suspected pesticide poisoning is reportable under the provisions of the New York City Health Code and the New York State Sanitary Code. Providers must report such poisonings to:

  • NYC PCC at 212-764-7667 (212-POISONS) and to
  • New York State Department of Health, Pesticide Poisoning Registry (800)-322-6850.

How to Test for and Report West Nile Virus


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